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Three Bees Coffee

224 E 3rd Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401-4015
+1 650-344-2339
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3 days ago
“Old world vibe & good coffee”
13 Dec 2017
“Memorable Coffee Experience”
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7:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
224 E 3rd Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401-4015
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice little place middle of downtown San Mateo. Fresh, non-bitter (talkin to you Starbks!), & served with a smile. Very pleasant hangout near enough SFO to be a much better alternate to waiting around the airport for business travelers. Has the feel of a little...More

Thank Harl3yR1d3r
Reviewed 13 December 2017

I would ask that the next time anyone is in San Mateo, The 3 Bees Coffee is a must stop. The coffee is fresh, exceptional service from Rafat (owner) and Jennifer (assistant) and a small shop ambiance. My brother and I got a cup of...More

Thank attiecat
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We go here all the time for the super friendly staff, great coffee and good, quick breakfast items like burritos, sandwiches and pastries.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely little coffee house with a very different vibe to the big chains. It is intimate and friendly, and the service was superb, with my coffee being brought to my table. Most importantly, the coffee was great! There is also free wifi....More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I'm a pretty boring coffee drinker, and I almost always order an iced coffee, but Three Bees is generous with their coffee sizes and they have good accoutrements for fixing the coffee just the way I like it. The team working is always really friendly,...More

Thank Elisabeth G
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Coming out of the hospital day after my surgery, I was just not in a mood for Pete's. But this small, quiet place had everything I was looking for. That made my day. Thanks guys for just being there, at the right time, the right...More

Thank Francesca B
Reviewed 17 March 2016

I love coming here. The staff is incredibly friendly and the coffee is always good. While I can't describe it as high-end coffee, it is well above Starbucks and Peet's. Even better than the coffee and service is the array of pastries and breakfast foods....More

Thank GemmaKR13
Reviewed 2 December 2012

Great coffee has, as of late 2012, not come to san mateo. The third-wave roaster haven't colonized with a Sightglass or Blue Bottle anywhere in downtown. Until they come, 3 B's (at 3rd and B) is probably the best choice for a non-starbucks non-peet's coffee....More

Thank bbulkow
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8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
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  • Address: 224 E 3rd Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401-4015
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: +1 650-344-2339
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